Confederate monuments and constructive revisionism
We’re taking a look at history. What should we think when schools, military bases, and other public institutions change names or remove monuments to distance themselves from a Confederate past?
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- Whom do we platform? Listen to our episode on “Cancel culture and the whole person.”
- Read “There Are Good Reasons To Consider Removing Confederate Memorials From Our Public Squares” by Gracy Olmstead at The Federalist.
- How do we tell the story of history? Read “Getting the story right” by Denis Haack.
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